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Northeast Community Clinic, a major Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) with 16 multi-specialty outpatient clinics located throughout Los Angeles County is seeking dedicated and mission-oriented Physician Assistants.

NECC has been providing primary and preventative healthcare services since 1971 to the low-income, uninsured and underserved residents of Los Angeles County. Our mission is to provide comprehensive, quality healthcare in a culturally sensitive and linguistically competent manner to low-income, underserved, and indigent patients in the communities of the Los Angeles region, regardless of financial status.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Elicits patient medical and social history, performs a review of systems, initiates lab and Radiological test and studies, provides health teaching and counseling, monitors and manages stabilized chronic conditions; additionally may perform simple laboratory test such as wet mounts.
Reviews chart findings and exercises of services in accordance with established NECC Management, CHDP, State Office of Family Planning, Los Angeles Regional Family Planning Council, and other medical standards and guidelines.
With appropriate training, prescribes and dispenses packaged, pre-labeled medications under protocol and refers and follows up on patients in accordance with established protocols and procedures.
Consults with other members of the health care team regarding individual needs of specific patients, provides support for recommended actions and refers patients to appropriate clinic and/or community resources.
Supervises the LVN, Medical Assistant, Community Health Worker and other staff or personnel providing direct patient care and assumes responsibility for daily clinic management.
Participates in case management meetings and staff meetings
In concert with other members of the health care team provides patient and community education classes.
Assists in the provision of in-service training of all clinical, volunteer and other personnel.
Assists in data collection for evaluation and research purposes.
Completes necessary billing forms.
Participation in Northeast Community Clinics Continuing Quality Improvement (CQI) program.
Contributes to program planning, evaluation, report preparation and development of articles.
Performs other tasks as required or as assigned by the Program Director and Medical Director.
Maintain a positive working relationship with staff.
Other duties as designated by the Medical Director or Executive Director.

Required Education/Experience and/or Licensure/Certifications
Graduation from an accredited Physician Assistant program
Must have a Nat'l Provider Identifier (NPI), or obtain an NPI, prior to employment start date.
Have approved credentials with Health Plans
Active CA license and certification as Physician Assistant
Active DEA License
Commitment to goals and philosophy of Northeast Community Clinic
Current BLS (CPR/ AED) Certification
Valid CA Drivers License and Proof of Insurance

Minimum Requirements
Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)
Excellent Communication Skills
Excellent Customer Service (Bedside Manners)
Bilingual English/Spanish required
Ability to work as a team player and work independently
Reliable transportation
Must be able to travel from facility to facility
This position requires 10 % travel outside the local area.

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions
OSHA Category 1 Involves exposure to blood, body fluids, or tissues.
The work is majority of the time sedentary in nature.
The employee is regularly required to communicate, frequently required to use repetitive motions, move, remain stationary, regularly push, pull and lift up to 20 pounds and occasionally push, pull and lift up to 40 pounds.
Must possess mobility to work in a standard office/clinic setting (in some cases both settings) and to use standard office/clinic equipment, including a computer, stamina to maintain attention to detail despite interruptions, read printed materials and use a computer, and communicate in person and over the telephone.
The National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) states that employees will not be required to pull and lift up to 40 pounds.
Northeast Community Clinic, a major Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) with 16 multi-specialty outpatient clinics located throughout Los Angeles County is seeking dedicated and mission-oriented medical providers.

NECC has been providing primary and preventative healthcare services since 1971 to the low-income, uninsured and underserved residents of Los Angeles County. Our mission is to provide comprehensive, quality healthcare in a culturally sensitive and linguistically competent manner to low-income, underserved, and indigent patients in the communities of the Los Angeles region, regardless of financial status.

Learn more about our organization at http://www.necc.net. Join the NECC team, contact us!

Christopher Lau, MD
Executive Director
Cell: 626-755-4867
Email: clau@necc.net

Livier Vega Diaz
Professional Recruiter
Office: 626-457-8500
ProfessionalRecruiter@necc.net

Administration Office
2550 West Main Street, Suite 301
Alhambra, CA 91801
Tel: 626-457-6900
Fax: 626-457-5535